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Giving Our Vintage Utility Table a New Lease of Life

I like to buy new things as much as anyone, but I’m also all about revamping or reusing old things as much as possible. It saves resources and saves money, so it’s a win/win for the environment, and for us. We’ve recently had our 1940s utility table restored, and we are so pleased with the result! This is how our utility table looks now it’s been restored, read on to find out more about this vintage furniture.

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How to Make an Indoor Salad Garden from an Old Cot Side

This post will be a bit of a surprise to those of you that know me in real life, as it’s about gardening! I am not a natural gardener but I am trying to learn. I’m going to show you how to make an indoor salad garden from an old cot side. It’s super easy and doesn’t need any tools. We chose to put ours in our kitchen, but you could also lean this vertical salad garden against a fence outside. I think it looks so nice beneath my organisation station, what do you  ...

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Easy Room Update with Wall Stickers from Nutmeg Wall Art

We decorated Ava’s room when we first moved into our house over three years ago. Now, its time for a quick and easy room update with wall stickers! Ava is a true artist and will not be constrained by paper alone. So she ‘decorated’ the area above her bed with all manner of drawings and stickers. Although I love her to express her creativity, it was starting to look very tatty.

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Ideas for Thea’s New IKEA Kura Bed

We have just got Thea a new (second hand) IKEA Kura bed. So now I am feverishly pinning  ‘IKEA Kura Bed Hack’ images. Sorry if you are sick of seeing them on my Pinterest feed! It’s just so flexible and there are loads of things we could do with it, how do we decide? If you’re not familiar with the delights of the IKEA Kura bed, let me enlighten you. It can be used like a low-ish four poster bed, as we have it. Or you can upturn it, and made into a low  ...

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